Abby Binay thanks residents for trust: Kayo tunay na yaman ng Makati!
Makati Mayor Abby Binay is grateful for residents’ trust as the city has been heralded by the Commission on Audit (COA) for the third straight year as the richest city in the country.
In her January 18 column for Pilipino Star Ngayon, Binay said local officials have been bold in implementing reforms due to people’s trust in them.
“Kayo ay maituturing na tunay na yaman ng Makati,” the mayor told residents. “Kaya’t marapat lamang na maging bahagi kayo ng lahat ng mga karangalang natamo at matatamo ng ating lungsod. Tanggapin ninyo ang taos-pusong pasasalamat naming mga nanunungkulan sa pamahalaang lokal na binigyan ninyo ng pagkakataong makapaglingkod sa inyo.”
Binay vowed to work harder to serve residents in 2021, particularly in areas of education, health and social services.
“Ngayong 2021, sama-sama nating isakatuparan ang malawakang pagbabakuna laban sa COVID-19 para sa kaligtasan ng lahat, at magtulungan tayo para makabangon at mamuhay nang masagana ang lahat ng Proud Makatizens,” she said.
COA’s 2019 annual financial report showed Makati is the richest city in thee Philippines, with assets amounting to P233.78 billion.